Man wanting to purchase my car but lives on the \'rigs\', asking that it be picked up by courier and money forwarded through pay - Scamalot

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Ashleigh
AU
2012-06-14 05:59:12
Classified Ads Scam
Quokka (quokka.com.au)
Man wanting to purchase my car but lives on the 'rigs', asking that it be picked up by courier and money forwarded through pay
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Eric Daewood
Email Address:
   ericdawood@gmail.com
I firslty received an email which asked my firm price of the vehicle and the condition,

I then received this email back within 30 secs:

\' Hi thanks for mailing back,am ok with the price and the condition,am
buying it for my vacation,because i\'ll be coming soon from our rig as
am a petroleum project engineer on a rig offshore,i won\'t be able to come for
the inspection due to the nature of my work,i would have love to call
in person but we have call restriction due to bad weather condition our satellite server has been down.
i will be paying you through PayPal,please get back to me with your
PayPal details so i can proceed with the payment and contact the
courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it in my place.
Await your reply. \'
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